Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Joints

Cartwright James
US$80k - US$10k0 pa + Full package and bonus
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Job description

The Senior Manufacturing Engineer

*Play a key role in developing and implementing processes for the manufacture and assembly of critical medical instruments.
*Lead and/or participate on cross-functional teams concentrating on the in-loading of a new product line for the facility. This will include working with the Lean, Product Development, Cost Improvements Project (CIP) team and the Quality group for the successful qualification of the product and process.
*Work with other manufacturing, process and quality engineers to develop new processes ensuring compliance with approved methods and quality standards.
*Lead projects with a primary focus on the Perforator Production Cell. Responsibilities include cost reduction projects, capital procurement, tooling and process design as well as safety improvements.
*Validation activities, customer complaints and product non-conformances.
*Drive quality and process improvements by effectively utilizing Process Excellence tools to improve operations and resolve complex process issues.
*Develop detailed project plans and work with a team to drive them to completion.
*Possess the ability to read, interpret, and utilize engineering drawings and electronic data for product and process development.


*A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering is required, preferably in Mechanical Engineering.
*A minimum of 5 years of engineering experience is required.
*Experience with manufacturing in a Clean Room environment is preferred.
*Experience in a Medical Device and/or regulated work environment is preferred.
*Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) is required.
*CNC machining experience is required.
*Experience with Computer-Aided Design (CAD)/ Computer-Aided Manufacturing preferred.
*Process validation experience is required.
*Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) is required.
*Knowledge of statistical data analysis tools (e.g. Minitab) preferred.
*Project management experience is required.
*Knowledge of Process Excellence/Six Sigma tools and methodologies preferred.
*Process Excellence/Six Sigma (Green or Black Belt) Certification is preferred.
*Must have strong communication and interpersonal skills.
*Must have the ability to function in a team based manufacturing environment.
*The ability to collaborate with all levels of management in a cross-functional team environment is required.
*This position may require up to 10% travel.